Employment and Workplace Relations - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • Employees await Facebook verdict in landmark case

    The case of six prison officer from New South Wales who were threatened with the sack after making disparaging comments about their boss on Facebook, will have their case reinvestigated following a decision made by the Industrial Relations Commission (IRC).

  • Landmark industrial relations case tests employee, employer relations

    A group of six prison officers, who criticised the NSW Corrective Services Commissioner and other staff on the page of a Facebook group, are taking the matter to the Industrial Relations Commission (IRC), after they were threatened with losing their jobs due to the comments.